Malala Yousafzai headlines opening ceremony as Cricket World Cup 2019 kicks off in England

FirstCricket Staff
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Fans gather in numbers and revel at Mall Road in central London during the opening ceremony of the Cricket World Cup 2019. ICC


Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai also participated in the curtain raiser of the 12 edition of World Cup. ICC

Anil Kumble and Farhan Akthar

Former India cricketer Anil Kumble and Bollywood actor Farhan Akthar were also a part of the celebrations. ICC

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